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S. 482 - Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011

Environmental protection. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into consideration the emission of a greenhouse gas to address climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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There have been no votes on this bill.

Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011

S. 482 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into consideration the emission of a greenhouse gas to address climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into consideration the emission of a greenhouse gas to address climate change, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
Sponsor
James M. Inhofe
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Air quality
  • Climate change and greenhouse gases
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Government information and archives
  • Motor vehicles
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Major Actions
Introduced3/03/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/03/2011
3/03/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
3/10/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$57,975
$6,781,374
$1,857,662
$347,869
$715,262
$690,669
$805,029
$11,255,840
35% more
$333,441
$10,524,048
$5,150
$787,768
$3,196,626
$386,168
$15,233,201
7 Organizations Supported and 7 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011

7 organizations supported this bill

Americans for Prosperity
AfP (2011). Congressional Legislation Details. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from AfP.
FreedomWorks
Freedomworks (2011). Stop Obama's EPA from Increasing American Energy Costs! . Retrieved March 17, 2011, from Freedomworks.
National Association of Manufacturers
Wood, Carter (2011, March 15). Resisting the Imperial EPA’s Overregulation of the Economy. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NAM.
National Mining Association
Popovich, Luke (2011, March 3). NMA Welcomes Bi-Partisan Bill to Block EPA from Raising Energy Costs, Unemployment Rate. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NMA.
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
NRECA (2011, March 10). NRECA to Support Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 (H.R. 910) . Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NRECA.
Petroleum Marketers Association of America
PMAA (2011, March 4). BILLS LIMITING EPA CO2 RULES INTRODUCED. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from PMAA.
Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
Kerrigan, Karen (2011, March 16). Energy Tax Prevention Act, H.R. 910. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from SBEC.

7 organizations opposed this bill

American Lung Association
ALA (2011, March 15). American Lung Association Strongly Opposes H.R. 910. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from ALA.
American Thoracic Society
undersigned organizations (2011, March 14). Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NRDC.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
undersigned organizations (2011, March 14). Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NRDC.
Consumers Union
Baker-Branstetter, Shannon (2011, March 14). Letter to Chairman Upton and Ranking Member Waxman. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NRDC.
Natural Resources Defense Council
Hwang, Roland (2011, March 15). The Verdict is in: H.R. 910 is Bad for Health, Gas Bills and Oil Dependency. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from NRDC.
Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism
RAC (2011, March 14). Regulating America's Biggest Polluters. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from RAC.
Small Business Majority
Arensmeyer, John (2011, March 14). Letter to Congressional Leadership. Retrieved March 17, 2011, from SBM.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$4,000
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$95,150$87,850
Kelly AyotteRNH$112,994$83,000
John BarrassoRWY$144,800$502,543
Max BaucusDMT$72,450$311,659
Mark BegichDAK$14,000$150,387
Michael F. BennetDCO$53,716$252,425
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$10,500$12,250
Richard BlumenthalDCT$7,500$139,606
Roy BluntRMO$291,094$251,050
John BoozmanRAR$133,245$99,435
Barbara BoxerDCA$28,805$383,822
Scott P. BrownRMA$704,233$388,095
Sherrod BrownDOH$44,675$376,662
Richard BurrRNC$130,956$268,895
Maria CantwellDWA$13,200$192,105
Ben CardinDMD$16,500$233,475
Tom CarperDDE$27,000$82,550
Bob CaseyDPA$26,300$178,985
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$470,648$181,225
Daniel CoatsRIN$89,450$44,150
Tom CoburnROK$126,793$111,922
William Thad CochranRMS$21,050$30,850
Susan M. CollinsRME$117,999$173,400
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$10,000$34,300
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$10,100$57,827
Bob CorkerRTN$207,780$194,179
John CornynRTX$220,840$334,475
Mike CrapoRID$48,100$82,952
Jim DeMintRSC$353,820$154,362
Dick DurbinDIL$45,000$146,801
John EnsignRNV$1,500$1,500
Mike EnziRWY$71,000$70,749
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$32,500$50,934
Al FrankenDMN$24,550$264,279
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$110,810$357,863
Lindsey GrahamRSC$124,080$55,274
Chuck GrassleyRIA$95,500$189,960
Kay R. HaganDNC$18,850$145,269
Tom HarkinDIA$19,266$237,394
Orrin G. HatchRUT$96,750$217,515
John HoevenRND$72,589$28,450
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$49,950$23,700
Jim InhofeROK$145,425$40,350
Dan InouyeDHI$20,700$38,100
Johnny IsaksonRGA$88,850$149,950
Mike JohannsRNE$52,046$46,800
Ron JohnsonRWI$184,057$106,705
Tim JohnsonDSD$28,500$88,459
John F. KerryDMA$1,250$108,670
Mark KirkRIL$335,400$428,776
Amy KlobucharDMN$111,350$104,850
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$10,250$26,500
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$44,950$115,749
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$1,000$57,353
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$7,000$38,300
Mike LeeRUT$54,217$13,400
Carl LevinDMI$15,050$88,766
Joe LiebermanICT$-1,000$-200
Dick LugarRIN$61,250$40,734
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$91,000$110,398
John McCainRAZ$202,143$109,954
Claire McCaskillDMO$61,500$127,412
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$401,433$378,100
Bob MenéndezDNJ$18,300$239,850
Jeff MerkleyDOR$20,250$173,906
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,500$89,850
Jerry MoranRKS$72,000$72,450
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$68,050$68,583
Patty MurrayDWA$48,850$262,062
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$29,000$56,150
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$39,550$152,784
Rand PaulRKY$289,200$122,250
Rob PortmanROH$215,526$162,100
Mark L. PryorDAR$59,048$75,750
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,000$96,160
Harry ReidDNV$87,650$473,289
Jim RischRID$230,013$20,650
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$145,825$170,450
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$27,100$127,800
Marco RubioRFL$1,028,943$142,965
Bernie SandersIVT$0$65,444
Chuck SchumerDNY$31,360$237,728
Jeff SessionsRAL$104,070$97,610
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$10,250$179,103
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$15,550$38,700
Olympia J. SnoweRME$51,750$106,620
Debbie StabenowDMI$26,500$253,930
Jon TesterDMT$14,050$356,158
John ThuneRSD$346,745$120,497
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,437,620$207,110
Mark UdallDCO$46,150$468,851
Tom UdallDNM$6,550$238,102
David VitterRLA$243,401$227,850
Mark R. WarnerDVA$30,000$199,918
Jim WebbDVA$2,000$6,650
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$26,500$136,666
Roger F. WickerRMS$149,125$185,875
Ron WydenDOR$37,000$192,090

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$4,000
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$95,150$87,850
Kelly AyotteRNH$112,994$83,000
John BarrassoRWY$144,800$502,543
Max BaucusDMT$72,450$311,659
Mark BegichDAK$14,000$150,387
Michael F. BennetDCO$53,716$252,425
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$10,500$12,250
Richard BlumenthalDCT$7,500$139,606
Roy BluntRMO$291,094$251,050
John BoozmanRAR$133,245$99,435
Barbara BoxerDCA$28,805$383,822
Scott P. BrownRMA$704,233$388,095
Sherrod BrownDOH$44,675$376,662
Richard BurrRNC$130,956$268,895
Maria CantwellDWA$13,200$192,105
Ben CardinDMD$16,500$233,475
Tom CarperDDE$27,000$82,550
Bob CaseyDPA$26,300$178,985
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$470,648$181,225
Daniel CoatsRIN$89,450$44,150
Tom CoburnROK$126,793$111,922
William Thad CochranRMS$21,050$30,850
Susan M. CollinsRME$117,999$173,400
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$10,000$34,300
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$10,100$57,827
Bob CorkerRTN$207,780$194,179
John CornynRTX$220,840$334,475
Mike CrapoRID$48,100$82,952
Jim DeMintRSC$353,820$154,362
Dick DurbinDIL$45,000$146,801
John EnsignRNV$1,500$1,500
Mike EnziRWY$71,000$70,749
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$32,500$50,934
Al FrankenDMN$24,550$264,279
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$110,810$357,863
Lindsey GrahamRSC$124,080$55,274
Chuck GrassleyRIA$95,500$189,960
Kay R. HaganDNC$18,850$145,269
Tom HarkinDIA$19,266$237,394
Orrin G. HatchRUT$96,750$217,515
John HoevenRND$72,589$28,450
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$49,950$23,700
Jim InhofeROK$145,425$40,350
Dan InouyeDHI$20,700$38,100
Johnny IsaksonRGA$88,850$149,950
Mike JohannsRNE$52,046$46,800
Ron JohnsonRWI$184,057$106,705
Tim JohnsonDSD$28,500$88,459
John F. KerryDMA$1,250$108,670
Mark KirkRIL$335,400$428,776
Amy KlobucharDMN$111,350$104,850
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$10,250$26,500
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$44,950$115,749
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$1,000$57,353
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$7,000$38,300
Mike LeeRUT$54,217$13,400
Carl LevinDMI$15,050$88,766
Joe LiebermanICT$-1,000$-200
Dick LugarRIN$61,250$40,734
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$91,000$110,398
John McCainRAZ$202,143$109,954
Claire McCaskillDMO$61,500$127,412
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$401,433$378,100
Bob MenéndezDNJ$18,300$239,850
Jeff MerkleyDOR$20,250$173,906
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,500$89,850
Jerry MoranRKS$72,000$72,450
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$68,050$68,583
Patty MurrayDWA$48,850$262,062
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$29,000$56,150
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$39,550$152,784
Rand PaulRKY$289,200$122,250
Rob PortmanROH$215,526$162,100
Mark L. PryorDAR$59,048$75,750
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,000$96,160
Harry ReidDNV$87,650$473,289
Jim RischRID$230,013$20,650
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$145,825$170,450
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$27,100$127,800
Marco RubioRFL$1,028,943$142,965
Bernie SandersIVT$0$65,444
Chuck SchumerDNY$31,360$237,728
Jeff SessionsRAL$104,070$97,610
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$10,250$179,103
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$15,550$38,700
Olympia J. SnoweRME$51,750$106,620
Debbie StabenowDMI$26,500$253,930
Jon TesterDMT$14,050$356,158
John ThuneRSD$346,745$120,497
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,437,620$207,110
Mark UdallDCO$46,150$468,851
Tom UdallDNM$6,550$238,102
David VitterRLA$243,401$227,850
Mark R. WarnerDVA$30,000$199,918
Jim WebbDVA$2,000$6,650
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$26,500$136,666
Roger F. WickerRMS$149,125$185,875
Ron WydenDOR$37,000$192,090

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$6,781,374
Department, variety & convenience stores$1,857,662
Gasoline service stations$805,029
Mining$715,262
Rural electric cooperatives$690,669
Manufacturing$347,869
Small business associations$342,949
Fiscal & tax policy$57,975

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Other physician specialists$10,524,048
Environmental policy$3,196,626
Minority/Ethnic Groups$787,768
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$386,168
Small business associations$342,949
Health & welfare policy$333,441
Consumer groups$5,150
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